The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
Our Gangplank builds result from our evaluation of 222,308 recently ranked Gangplank matches. Only the top win rate Gangplank builds that are also commonly used are suggested. Since we have so many rounds in our dataset, we are very confident that we can give you the highest quality builds to help ensure you win your next game!
To find more champion specific build advice and strategies, you should take a look at our guide at the bottom of the page. Additionally, to see the top Gangplank build for a different skill division, you can select a different skill tier from the dropdown menu above. The recommended Gangplank builds will change to capture that division’s meta.
Best Gangplank Runes
If you are playing a well-mixed enemy team comp, you should really consider grabbing yourself the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Second Wind, Overgrowth, Manaflow Band, and Celerity runes. In recent matches, he won the greatest percentage of his rounds when equiped with these runes. However, if you are battling a different enemy team composition, such as an AD focused or a CC centric team, you should instead browse below to find the best Gangplank runes to defeat your particular enemy team.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Gangplank Build
The best items to use in your Gangplank build include: Night Harvester, Rabadon's Deathcap, Lich Bane, and Horizon Focus. Additionally, like our rune setups, you can also get great, focused, Gangplank item builds further down for the specific enemy team composition you are fighting in your current match. Those who included these items in their setups had a much better winrate than players who utilized other builds for Gangplank.
vs AD Heavy Teams
vs AP Heavy Teams
vs CC Heavy Teams
vs Tanky Teams
Guide to Playing with Gangplank
- Have your allies tell you when there are enemies at low health so you can use Cannon Barrage from afar.
- Powder Keg can be used to split push in certain situations.